Japanese millet
noun Date: 1900 a coarse annual grass (Echinochloa frumentacea) cultivated especially in Asia for its edible seeds

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  • Japanese millet — valgomoji rietmenė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos grūdinis, pašarinis augalas (Echinochloa esculenta), auginamas Azijoje, Afrikoje, Šiaurės ir Pietų Amerikoje; jo grūdai naudojami maistui. atitikmenys: lot. Echinochloa crus …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Japanese millet — noun coarse annual grass cultivated in Japan and southeastern Asia for its edible seeds and for forage; important wildlife food in United States • Syn: ↑billion dollar grass, ↑Japanese barnyard millet, ↑sanwa millet, ↑Echinochloa frumentacea •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Japanese barnyard millet — noun coarse annual grass cultivated in Japan and southeastern Asia for its edible seeds and for forage; important wildlife food in United States • Syn: ↑Japanese millet, ↑billion dollar grass, ↑sanwa millet, ↑Echinochloa frumentacea • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Japanese barnyard millet — valgomoji rietmenė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos grūdinis, pašarinis augalas (Echinochloa esculenta), auginamas Azijoje, Afrikoje, Šiaurės ir Pietų Amerikoje; jo grūdai naudojami maistui. atitikmenys: lot. Echinochloa crus …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • millet — /mil it/, n. 1. a cereal grass, Setaria italica, extensively cultivated in the East and in southern Europe for its small seed, or grain, used as food for humans and fowls, but in the U.S. grown chiefly for fodder. 2. any of various related or… …   Universalium

  • Millet — /mi lay /; for 2 also Fr. /mee le /, n. 1. Francis Davis, 1846 1912, U.S. painter, illustrator, and journalist. 2. Jean François /zhahonn frddahonn swann /, 1814 75, French painter. * * * I Any of various grasses (family Poaceae, or Gramineae),… …   Universalium

  • millet Japonais — valgomoji rietmenė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos grūdinis, pašarinis augalas (Echinochloa esculenta), auginamas Azijoje, Afrikoje, Šiaurės ir Pietų Amerikoje; jo grūdai naudojami maistui. atitikmenys: lot. Echinochloa crus …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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  • Millet — For other uses, see Millet (disambiguation). Pearl millet in the field The millets are a group of small seeded species of cereal crops or grains, widely grown around the world for food and …   Wikipedia

  • Millet Jelly — A common additive used to give foods and candy consistency. It is made from millet and can commonly be found as an additive to gummy candies both in the United States and abroad. It is used frequently in Japanese cuisine, and Japanese American… …   Wikipedia

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